Anthropology Multi-Semester Course Offerings

This list is designed to help students plan ahead by providing information about course offerings for the upcoming academic year. Please note that course offerings are subject to change.

This is a list of courses that the Anthropology Department plans to offer in Fall 2014. For date/times Fall 2014 courses will be offered, please see the full schedule, which is posted in the Anthropology Department Office and will be available on PeopleSoft.

Tentative Anthropology Department Course List for Fall 201 4
Course Title Area Instructor
200 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology LD-GE Jacobs
201.1 Introduction to Biological Anthropology LD-GE Boutin
201.2 Introduction to Biological Anthropology LD-GE Etting
202 Introduction to Archaeology LD Owen
203.1 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE Preston
300 Nature, Culture & Theory: Growth of Anthropology Core Jaffe
305 Topics in Bio Anth: History of Biological Anthro Bio Jaffe
318 Human Development: Sex & Life Cycle UD-GE Etting
327 Archaeology of North America Arch Purser
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE Preston
341 Emergence of Civilizations UD-GE Owen
358 Topics in Sociocultural Anth: Media Anthropology Cult Torres
383 Language in Sociopolitical Context Ling Senghas
444 Material Culture Studies Methods Purser
491 Senior Seminar Core Praetzellis
500 Proseminar Grad Boutin
592 Practicum in National Register of Historic Places Grad Praetzellis

This is a list of courses that the Anthropology Department plans to offer in Spring 2015. Course offerings are dependent upon faculty and lecturer availability and are subject to change prior to finalization of the Spring 2015 schedule. Dates and times of class offerings will be available in November 2014.

Tentative Anthropology Department Course List for Spring 201 5
Course Title Area Instructor
200 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology LD-GE STAFF
201.1 Introduction to Biological Anthropology LD-GE Jaffe
203.2 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE STAFF
315 Forensic Anthropology Theory and Practice Bio Boutin
318 Human Development: Sex & Life Cycle UD-GE STAFF
322 Historical Archaeology Archy Purser
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE STAFF
341 Emergence of Civilizations UD-GE STAFF
342 Organization of Societies Cult Boutin
384 Topics in Linguistic Anthropology: TBD Ling STAFF
480 Studies of Language Use Methods Senghas
420/421 Archaeological Methods Methods Praetzellis
490 Topical Seminar: Shared Places/Contested Pasts Elective Purser

Area: refers to which area of the major and/or GE the course applies to

  • Arch: Archaeology
  • Bio: Biological Anth
  • Cult: Cultural Anth
  • Grad: Graduate Level
  • LD: Lower Division
  • LD-GE: Lower Divison GE
  • Ling: Linguistic Anth
  • Meth: Methods Course
  • Req.: Major Requirement
  • UD-GE: Upper Division GE